Maurice Blackmore started Australia’s first health food store in Brisbane 1938. Based on his belief in the natural healing properties of plants and minerals, he created a range of naturopathic remedies to maximise and boost wellbeing. Today, Blackmores still uses Maurice’s values and holistic approach to develop nature-based supplements that empower people to be at their very best.
Using a blend of traditional knowledge and scientific research, Blackmores is one of Australia’s industry leading brands and has a strong market here in New Zealand as well. The Blackmores range covers many Health Concerns such as ‘Colds, Flus and Immunity’, ‘Sleep, Stress and the Mind’ and ‘Healthy Ageing’, as well as many other categories.
Blackmores Vitamin B6is a high dose vitamin B6 that’s released gradually over several hours to support a healthy menstrual cycle, premenstrual mood and fluid balance. Inadequate vitamin B6 may cause premenstrual fluid retention, mood imbalances.
This product contains pyridoxine hydrochloride, which may be dangerous when used in large amounts or for a long time. Pyridoxine-induced peripheral neuropathy is most commonly reported with doses of 1 g or more daily, taken for 2 months to 3 years.
Consult your healthcare professional before use if taking phenytoin or phenobarbitone, or think you may be. Pyridoxine may decrease the plasma levels of these medications.
Adults: Take 1 tablet a day, with a meal, or as professionally prescribed.